Type of the institute: Indian Institute of Technology
Complete Mailing Address: Nagaur Road, NH65, Karwad 342037, Jodhpur District
Contact Person For Admission: Gaurav Bhatnagar
Designation: Chairman, Admissions Committee
Email: chair_admissions@iitj.ac.in
Alternate Email: office_academics@iitj.ac.in
Phone Nos: 291-2801457,291-2801132,291-2801133
Fax No: 0291-2516823
Mobile No.:
About the Institute:
Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur was established in 2008. The Institute has established basic academic and infrastructure facilities needed for the Bachelor of Technology degree programs. Since August 2017, IIT Jodhpur has been fully operational from its Permanent Campus, from where both academic and residential activities are organised. This Permanent Campus of the Institute is the first fully-planned campus amongst the technical institutes in India; this sprawling residential permanent campus on 852 acres of land is located about 20 km N-NE from the center of the city of Jodhpur, on National Highway 65 towards Nagaur Town. 

By July 2018, about 825 boy students and 235 girl students will have accommodation in the hostels. Each student is provided with a separate hostel room (~80 ft2). The room has basic furniture (table, chair, bed and almirah) and Internet connection, and is air-cooled during the summer months. Also, each hostel building (of 235 rooms) has a Music, TV, Table Tennis, Reading and Gymnasium Rooms. Further, common dining services are provided through separate vegetarian & non-vegetarian kitchens and dining areas; the Dining Hall Building has a food court and restaurant.

Fee Structure:

The Fee to be paid by Students of B.Tech. Program for Academic Year 2018-19 I Semester is as below: 

 

 

Amount (Rs.)

S.No

Particulars

Family Income of Student in each Category

Unreserved and OBC

SC, ST and PH

Below Rs. 1 Lakh

Rs. 1 Lakh – Rs. 5 Lakhs

Above Rs. 5 Lakhs

 

 

Hostellers

Non-Hostellers

Hostellers

Non-Hostellers

Hostellers

Non-Hostellers

Hostellers

Non-Hostellers

A

Admission Fee

6,300

6,300

6,300

6,300

6,300

6,300

6,300

6,300

B

Refundable Deposits

8,000

8,000

8,000

8,000

8,000

8,000

8,000

8,000

C

Semester Fee

25,800

22,800

25,800

22,800

25,800

22,800

25,800

22,800

D

Tuition Fee

0

0

33,333

33,333

1,00,000

1,00,000

0

0

Total

40,100

37,100

73,433

70,433

1,40,100

1,37,100

40,100

37,100

Academic Structure:

Academic Programs

IIT Jodhpur is offering four 4-year B.Tech. Programs, namely:

     (1) B.Tech. (Computer Science and Engineering) Program,

     (2) B.Tech. (Electrical Engineering) Program,

     (3) B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering) Program, and

     (4) B.Tech. (Biotechnology) Program.

Also, the Institute had signed Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) with five leading Indian Industries to strengthen the undergraduate technical education. This Industry Immersion Program, the unique flagship program of the Institute, blends the classical classroom of the B.Tech. Program with the 3-summer engagement in the Industry. The program provides an opportunity to the interested Students, of spending 6 months (24 weeks) in the Industry spread over three summers, in addition to the 8-semester engagement in the Institute over four years. The program offers the needed connect between classroom and real-life practice with the Industry, and helps Students to build practical knowledge, gain technical experience, and be sensitized to the professional environment in the Industry.


Academic Year

Each academic year (July to June) consists of two academic semesters. Each semester is for about sixteen (16) weeks with one week of recess for students, making it about 15 working weeks in each semester. Excluding the days of the examinations, the total number of days of instruction in a semester is at least 70. Normally, Semester I (July–December) commences in the 4th week of July and closes in the 1st week of December, and Semester II (December–May) in the 4th week of December closes in the 1st week of May.

The Academic Calendar gives the dates of all important events during the Academic Session, such as Orientation, Registration, Commencement of classes, Add and Drop of courses, Submission of Mandatory documents, Examinations, Submission of Grades, Conversion of Incomplete grades, Vacation, and Mid-semester recess. This calendar is approved by the Senate of the Institute and displayed in the website of the Institute before the start of each Academic Semester.

Rules For Change Branch:

Change of the branch is permitted strictly in the order of merit determined by the Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) at the end of second semester. In case of a tie, the JEE rank of the applicants will be considered. The Criteria for Branch Change are:

(1) The Student should have a CGPA at the end of the second semester of at least:

(a) 7.0/10 for SC/ST applicants; and

(b) 8.0/10 for other applicants

(2) The Student should have passed all the courses till second semester (including the courses in which S/X grades are awarded).

(3) The strength of no branch shall exceed 105% of its sanctioned strength, or fall below 90% of its existing strength as a result of branch change(s).

Faculty:
The faculty details are available on the Institute website.
Facilities:

Academic Facilities

IIT Jodhpur has established laboratories for the B.Tech. Programs. These laboratories have advanced equipment and instrumentation of international standard, which are used extensively in teaching and research.

The Library of the Institute has a collection of about 10,000 volumes of books comprising of textbooks, research and reference books, monographs. Also, the Library provides access to a range of electronic resources from professional and scholarly societies and publishers, such as American Society for Mechanical Engineers, Institute for Electrical & Electronics Engineers, and Association for Computing Machinery. Also, it subscribes to popular scientific, research and archival databases, like MathSciNet, JStor, Prowess, and EBSCO Academic Search. The Library operates in a computerized environment with automated member & circulation services, and digital library services. Memberships, circulation, reference & information service, inter-library loans & document lending services, current awareness service, and digital library service, are some of the important services offered presently. Visit http://library.iitj.ac.in for more information.

 

Residential Facilities

The campus is well guarded 24 hours with security personnel. It is equipped with basic amenities, including LAN service in each room and recreational rooms. Faculty Members of the Institute also live on campus; shortly housing for Staff Members also is being made ready on campus. Transport facility is available between the Institute and city of the Jodhpur. Following are some basic facilities made available in the residential area:

(1)  ATM & Bank: The residential area has a branch of SBI (State Bank of India) as well as an ATM of SBI, enabling students to make transactions with ease;

(2) Food Court: There is a food court on the Campus. It provides hygienic food, fresh juices and various other snacks till late hours in the night;

(3) Gymnasium: A well-equipped gymnasium is operational round the clock in each hostel; Students can avail this facility to stay healthy and to maintain his/her physique;

(4) Dining Service: The Dining service is made available in the Dining Services Building on campus, which offers good quality food, regularly monitored by the Wardens for hygiene and nutritional values, and provided at competitive price;

(5) Shops: Shops catering to the various primary needs of students are present on Campus;

(6) Transport Services: The Institute has bus services running for students between the Permanent Campus to the city of Jodhpur; and

(8) Entertainment Room: Every hostel consists of recreation facilities (like TV Rooms, where students can enjoy matches and watch movies) along with indoor games (like Table Tennis).

 

Medical Services

The residential campus has a Primary Health Center for providing routine health services. It provides services to the patients round the clock. In addition to the availability of medical service at the residential campus, the Institute has an ambulance service available round-the-clock. Besides, the Institute has empanelled 5 hospitals in the city of Jodhpur, namely:

(1) ASG Eye Hospital, Jodhpur,

(2) Goyal Hospital & Research Centre, Jodhpur,

(3) Heart & General Hospital, Jaipur,

(4) Kamla Nagar Hospital, Jodhpur,

(5) Medipulse Hospital, Jodhpur, and

(6) Vasan Eye Care Hospital, Jodhpur.

Two of these hospitals, namely ASG Eye Hospital and Vasan Eye Care Hospital, have specializations in Ophthalmology, Kamla Nagar Hospital in Orthopaedics, and Goyal Hospital & Research Centre and Medipulse Hospital are the best known general hospitals in the city. For specialized medical attention, doctors at Primary Health Center refer patients to one of these hospitals. In addition to these five hospitals, the city has a Medical College and 3 hospitals run by Government of Rajasthan. The Institute has close ties with All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Jodhpur. Also, the Institute has constituted a Medical Board consisting of Senior Doctors from the Medical College and the AIIMS; advice is taken periodically on quality of medical services at the Primary Health Center, and in critical medical cases. Further, IIT Jodhpur has empanelled two hospitals in Jaipur, which are accredited by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare, and patients can be referred to these hospitals as per the need of the treatment. 
Student Life at Institute:
IIT Jodhpur offers plenty of opportunities for the holistic development of Students. Apart from the usual academics with regular classes, assignments and quizzes, the students are encouraged to pursue extra-curricular activities of their choice throughout the year. Two major student festivals are organized every year with active participation from hundreds of students form colleges across the nation. Thus, students can nurture their talents and prove their mettle. In addition, everyday life at the Institute has plenty of scope for learning and joy.
Financial Assistance:
Merit-cum-Means Scholarships are awarded to deserving (up to 25%) B.Tech. students. In addition, the Institute provides financial assistance (Tuition fee waiver) to some students with special family financial circumstances.
Training & Placement:
The prime focus of the Office of Student Placements is to act as an interface between the students and the corporate world, to facilitate a smooth transition from academic life to professional life. This year the activities of the Office are being strengthened to provide career planning services in addition to the assistance it provides to students for placements and internships. It mediates between the students and Industries/Organisations, and organises the placement process in an orderly and efficient manner, with the intent of developing long-lasting and mutually beneficial relationship with the Industries. Training programs are organized for grooming students with skills needed to face the real world. The Office builds relationship with companies through social networking and industrial visits. Some renowned companies, like Microsoft, Amazon, Google, Cisco, Hacker Rank, Havells, DRDO, JSW, and Mu Sigma, visit IIT Jodhpur for placements.
Recreational/Extra Curricular activities:

Students are encouraged to participate in co-curricular activities (like the Student Chapter of IEEE on campus) to further their all-round personality development. Also, students engage in extracurricular activities at the Institute through the 7 Societies of the Students Gymkhana, namely:

(1) Student Cultural & Literary Society,

(2) Student Design & Arts Society,

(3) Student Science & Technology Society,

(4) Student Academics & Careers Society,

(5) Student Campus Life Society,

(6) Student Elected Representative Society, and

(7) Student Sports & Games Society.

These societies fulfill the varied interests of Students and contribute to their holistic development.
Location and Accessibility:

IIT Jodhpur is located on the outskirts of the city of Jodhpur, which is well connected to other parts of country by road, rail and air. The Institute is located on National Highway 65 at Karwad village, about 24 km from the railway station and 25 km from the airport; it takes approximately 45 minutes and 40 minutes to drive from airport and railway station to the Institute, respectively.


The city of Jodhpur is connected well by road, rail and air to all major cities in the country, and by National Highways to major neighboring cities. It is connected:

(1)  by RAIL to major cities in the country, like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kota, Kanpur, Ahmedabad, Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Guwahati, Nagpur, Lucknow and Jaipur;

(2)  by FLIGHTS to Delhi and Mumbai everyday. Air India and Jet Airways operate the daily flight to each of these cities; and

(3) by National Highways to major cities, e.g., Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur and Ahmedabad. Deluxe and express buses ply overnight to Jodhpur from Delhi, Jaipur, Ahmedabad and Baroda.
Academic Programwise Seats breakup:
Institute CodeProgram CodeAcademic Program NameState/All India SeatsSeat PoolOPENOPEN-PwDSCSC-PwDSTST-PwDOBC-NCLOBC-NCL-PwDTotal(includes Female Supernumerary)
Program-Total
Seat Capacity Female Supernumerary
108 4104 Bio Technology (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 26 1 6 1 3 0 13 1 51
60 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "0" Supernumerary)
108 4110 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 25 1 8 1 5 0 15 0 55
60 4
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 9
(including "4" Supernumerary)
108 4111 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 24 1 6 1 4 0 13 0 49
60 0
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 11
(including "0" Supernumerary)
108 4125 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) All India Gender-Neutral 25 1 8 1 4 0 14 0 53
60 3
Female-only (including Supernumerary) 5 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 10
(including "3" Supernumerary)
     Total Seats 120 4 33 4 20 0 65 1 247
240 7